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Title: HISTORY OF BRITAIN (VOL 3)
THE FATE OF THE EMPIRE
By: Simon Schama
Format: Hardback

List price: £25.00


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ISBN 10: 0563534575
ISBN 13: 9780563534570
Publisher: EBURY PUBLISHING
Pub. date: 24 October, 2002
Pages: 576
Description: Schama completes his three-volume history of Britain to accompany the BBC TV series. This period, 1770-2000, covers a variety of themes and key British characters. First, the "Romantic generation" turned Nature into a revolutionary force, followed by the creative Victorians seeking a better world.
Synopsis: This work takes us from the mid-1770s when the country was intoxicated by a great surge of political energy through to the massive advances of technology and industrialisation during the Victoria era, and the burgeoning of the British Empire.
Publication: UK
Imprint: BBC Books
Returns: Returnable
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